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Mertie & Harley Stevens Memorial Fund


Last Updated: 2016-07-22

At A Glance

Mertie & Harley Stevens Memorial Fund

P.O. Box 3168

Portland, OR United States 97208-3168

Telephone: (800) 452-8807

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-06-30)

Assets: $1,136,536

Total giving: $47,485





Additional Contact Information

Application address: c/o Oregon State Scholarship Commission, 1500 Valley River Dr., Ste. 100, Eugene, OR 97401, tel.: (800) 452-8807


Established in 1969 in OR

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards and loans to undergraduates studying at any state-supported or private Protestant college or university in OR.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to graduates of accredited Clackamas County, OR, high schools for study at Oregon public colleges or certain protestant-run private colleges. Student loans are also available.

Mertie and Harvey Stevens Memorial Scholarship

Presented to graduates from accredited high schools in Clackamas County, OR, for their first and fourth year of schooling, who enroll as full-time undergraduate students. Award recipients are also eligible for loans for their sophomore and junior years. Eligible schools include public colleges in OR or the following private colleges: Concordia, Corban, George Fox, Lewis and Clark, Linfield, Multnomah, New Hope Christian, Northwest Christian, Pacific, Warner Pacific, and Willamette. Required minimum cumulative GPA for high school seniors is 3.50 and for college students 3.0. For loans the minimum is 2.75. Loans are awarded at three percent interest for the sophomore and junior years of schooling.

Fields of Interest

  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Rehabilitation
  • Religion
  • Special needs education
  • Speech and hearing rehabilitation
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • People with disabilities
  • People with hearing impairments
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-06-30

Assets: $1,136,536 (market value)

Expenditures: $74,957

Total giving: $47,485

Qualifying distributions: $57,688